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Newport 2015: Sunny Components presents Wilson Audio and Audio Research

by Rafe Arnott

Wilson Audio makes speakers that remind me of Darth Vader.

Since I’m a huge Star Wars fan, this is a very good thing, and every time I see a pair of Wilson’s Sofia or Sasha, or in this particular room’s case, the big Alexia, I smile secretly to myself and with my throaty inside voice say “the Force is strong with this one…” 332 more words

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Newport 2015: Sunny Components presents Wilson Audio and Audio Research

by Rafe Arnott

Wilson Audio makes speakers that remind me of Darth Vader.

Since I’m a huge Star Wars fan, this is a very good thing, and every time I see a pair of Wilson’s Sofia or Sasha, or in this particular room’s case, the big Alexia, I smile secretly to myself and with my throaty inside voice say “the Force is strong with this one…” 332 more words

Newport 2015

Audio Legends: David Hafler and William Z. Johnson

A Trip Down Memory Lane – Triumph of the Tubes

In the early days we all knew that tubes sounded better than transistors. Well, in the very early days everything was tubes. 805 more words

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Newport 2015: Vandersteen, Basis Audio, Audio Research, Lyra

by Rafe Arnott

The Vandersteen Model 7 MK II speakers ($62,000 US) are Stereophile ‘Class-A’ recommended, but at only 83.5 dB efficiency, they never really held much interest for me because I’m one of those people who loves SET tube amps and high-efficiency speakers and less crossover just means more music to me.  395 more words

Newport

Newport 2015: Vandersteen, Basis Audio, Audio Research, Lyra

by Rafe Arnott

The Vandersteen Model 7 MK II speakers ($62,000 US) are Stereophile ‘Class-A’ recommended, but at only 83.5 dB efficiency, they never really held much interest for me because I’m one of those people who loves SET tube amps and high-efficiency speakers and less crossover just means more music to me.  395 more words

Newport 2015

AXPONA 2015: Sonus Faber

By John Stancavage

What is tall, stealthy, prefers the cover of darkness, makes incredible sounds and is rarely seen in the wild?

If you guessed a certain bipedal hominoid that’s the subject of so many current cable TV shows, well, nice try. 651 more words

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Review of the PrimaLuna DiaLogue Premium HP Poweramplifier by Paul Mah – Dagogo

Mr Paul Mah of Dagogo has written a great review about the NEW PrimaLuna DiaLogue Premium HP Poweramplifier. We thank Mr Paul Mah for this great review.  183 more words

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